Film Roman, producer of "Garfield" and animation for "The Simpsons," has acquired exclusive rights to develop and produce new animated programming based on the character of Felix the Cat.
CBS will preview the Winter Olympics during the Hollywood Radio & Television Society newsmaker luncheon Feb. 1 at the BevWilshire Hotel. Topics at upcoming luncheons will include off-network TV…
Telly Savalas, TV's bald-pated, lollipop-chewing private detective "Kojak," died in his sleep Saturday in his suite at the Sheraton-Universal Hotel in Universal City the day after his 70th birthday.
Pappas Telecasting is in discussions to acquire time via a local marketing agreement on KGMC in Fresno (which would carry the proposed Warner Bros. fifth network) but has not purchased the station…
Warren Littlefield, the subject of frequent speculation during the last two years as NBC slid from first to third in primetime, has signed a new multiyear agreement to continue as president of NBC…
Calls of "B-10!" and "I-6!" will soar over the TV airwaves when a new interactive bingo game starts broadcasting in April from an Oklahoma Indian reservation.
Broadcast network execs have done an about-face and tentatively agreed to use an independent monitor to assess the violence content in programming.
With last Monday's deadly earthquake still at the front of most people's minds, it wasn't surprising that it was one of the hottest topics backstage in the press rooms set up for the presenters and…
Buena Vista Television president Bob Jacquemin is out. The Walt Disney Studios confirmed Sunday that Jacquemin, who has headed the company's syndication wing for the past nine years, will resign…
MOTION PICTURES DRAMA “Schindler’s List”– Universal/Amblin Entertainment (Universal) ACTRESS, DRAMA Holly Hunter –“The Piano” ACTOR, DRAMA Tom Hanks –“Philadelphia” MUSICAL OR COMEDY “Mrs. Doubtfire”…
"Schindler's List," Steven Spielberg's haunting and powerful film about a Nazi businessman's rescue of Jews during the Holocaust took honors for dramatic picture, director and motion picture…